Marketing & Communications Network: Getting Above the Fold

Marketing & Communications Network: Getting Above the Fold
April 5, 2019
1:30 - 3:30 p.m.

NRECA Conference Center
(4301 Wilson Blvd., Lobby Level, Arlington, VA 22203)
**Members Only**

Join PSC’s Marketing and Communications Network Meeting to hear from a panel of leading DC-area reporters who represent print, radio, TV, online and podcast platforms to discuss best practices you should follow to maximize visibility of your company and executives when reaching out to the press. Given the various forms of multimedia and the ever-changing way to report – and consume – the news, our panelists will share how to stay on top of current trends in media. 

Panelists:
Jason Miller, Executive Editor, Federal News Network
Nick Wakeman, Editor, Washington Technology
Carten Cordell, Staff Reporter, Washington Business Journal 
Marjorie Censer, Editor, Inside Defense and Fill-in Host for Government Matters TV
Moderator: Ashlei Stevens, Media Relations Director, PSC

Walk away with:
A better understanding of the current media landscape pertinent to government contracting companies
Best practices to adhere to when reaching out to members of the press
Ways you can better package your content to ensure maximum visibility
Examples of good media pitches 

Agenda:
1:30 p.m. Registration and Networking
1:45 p.m. Panel Discussion 
2:30 – 2:45 p.m. Q&A
2:45 p.m. Wrap-up and Networking

About the Speakers 
Jason Miller, Executive Editor, Federal News Network – Jason Miller has been executive editor of Federal News Network since 2008. Jason directs the news coverage on all federal issues. He has also produced several news series – among them on whistleblower retaliation at the SBA, the overall impact of President Obama’s first term, cross-agency priority goals, shared services and procurement reform.

Nick Wakeman, Editor, Washington Technology – Nick Wakeman has been Editor in Chief of Washington Technology of 1105 Government Information Group since June 2005. Mr. Wakeman veteran of the federal contractor market, he joined the magazine as a reported in 1996, and was promoted to senior editor in 2000. Mr. Wakeman holds a Master's degree in Journalism from the American University in Washington. 

Carten Cordell, Staff Reporter, Washington Business Journal - Carten Cordell is the FedBiz reporter for Washington Business Journal. Previously, he worked at FedScoop, where he was senior technology reporter covering federal agency acquisition, IT and cybersecurity issues. Before that, he was a senior staff reporter at Federal Times.

Marjorie Censer, Editor, Inside Defense and Fill-in Host for Government Matters TV - Marjorie Censer is Inside Defense's editor and a fill-in host for Government Matters TV on WJLA. She previously worked at the Washington Post and its local business publication Capital Business, and served as managing editor of Inside the Army from 2007 to 2010. She also previously worked as defense editor at POLITICO and as a staff writer at the Carroll County Times and the Princeton Packet. A Fairfax native, she graduated from Princeton University.

About PSC’s Marketing and Communication Network
Specifically for those who are responsible for company communications, media relations, public relations, and marketing, this group shares information and best practices and discusses the trends and challenges facing our industry. PSC provides the Marketing and Communications Network with a forum for sharing talking points on major issues as they emerge, as well as fact sheets dispelling the common myths surrounding our industry.
 
Registration and networking will begin at 1:30 pm.  The program will begin promptly at 1:45 pm.
 
Log in to the website and click the "Register Myself" button below to attend. Please contact events@pscouncil.org if you have any questions or registration problems. 
When
4/5/2019
Where
Marketing and Communications Network Meeting NRECA Conference Center 4301 Wilson Blvd, Lobby Level Arlington, VA 22203
 

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